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ALMA-J Workshop

Call for Proposals of ALMA Workshop (Second Semester 2016)

The NAOJ Chile Observatory invites proposals for the "ALMA workshop". The main purpose of this workshop is to support research planning, formation of research groups, and development of new instruments. We encourage workshops that are aimed specifically for Cycle 5 call for proposals (April, 2017). We also accept workshop proposals for “Large proposals”.

Application deadline: November 21, 2016 9:00 JST
The workshop must be held before the Cycle 5 deadline.

To apply for the workshop, please read the ALMA Workshop Description below and send an application form to the following e-mail address with the subject name of “Application for ALMA WS”. We accept applications from those who belong to universities and research institutes in Japan.

Contact: almaj-support_atmark_nao.ac.jp (replace _atmark_ with @)


2016 Second Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Takashi Tsukagoshi Protoplanetary Disk Observations with ALMA Cycle 5 seminar January 27, 2017
Hideo Sagawa ALMA workshop for solar system planetary observation seminar March 6, 2017
Masumi Shimojo Scientific potentials of ALMA solar observations workshop February 23, 2017
Takeshi Sakai Millimeter-wave/Terahertz Technology Workshop workshop February 27-28, 2017
Hideyuki Izumiura ALMA Workshop on Stars—At the Age of Full Band Availability— workshop March 24-25, 2017
Akihiko Hirota ALMA Workshop on M83 (Closest ISM-rich face-on spiral galaxy) workshop February 20-21, 2017

2016 First Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Kotaro Kohno ALMA Deep Survey Workshop 2016 workshop (Large) March 31-April 1, 2017
Fumi Egusa Extensive CO survey of nearby galaxies with ACA workshop (Large) December 7-9, 2016
Aya Higuchi Observations of debris disks with ALMA - for understanding solar system formation - workshop August 8-9, 2016

2015 Second Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Rei Furuya Towards Magnetic Field Observations with ALMA in Star-Forming Clouds Seminar March 30-31, 2016
Takayuki Muto Observations of protoplanetary disks by ALMA Seminar March 22, 2016
Yoshiaki Taniguchi Starburst-AGN Connection: Toward the Minor-Merger Driven Unified Model for Nuclear Activities Workshop February 16-18, 2016
Hiroshi Imai ALMA Star Workshop Workshop March 22-23, 2016

2015 First Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Takuma Izumi Understanding the mass accretion mechanism at 1kpc scale around AGNs Workshop December 21 to 22, 2015
Hiroshi Nagai Ultra-high resolution observation with phased ALMA Workshop January 13 to 14, 2016
Kana Morokuma Workshop for ALMA Large Proposal of gAlactic Cold gAs (ALPACA) Survey Workshop
(Large Proposal)
Dec. 1 to 3, 2015
Kotaro Kohno ALMA deep surveys on GOODS-S and beyond Workshop
(Large Proposal)
Dec. 15 to 16, 2015
Kazuya Saigo ALMA Workshop on Formation and Evolution of Disks around Protostars Workshop
(Large Proposal)
December 12 to 13, 2015

2014 Second Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Fumi Egusa ALMA Workshop for Large Proposals on Nearby Galaxies Workshop
(Large Proposal)
August 25-26, 2015
Tohru Nagao The Observation and Understanding of Extra-galactic Fine Structure Line Workshop December 2 to 3, 2014
Masumi Shimojo Solar Research with Sub-millimeter/Millimeter Observations Seminar February 19, 2015

2014 First Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Masatoshi Ohishi Relation between the Universe and Life to be Explored by ALMA Seminar TBA
Junko Ueda ALMA workshop: Galaxy Formation and Evolution Seminar October 20 to 21, 2014
Hiroyuki Maezawa East-Asian Workshop on millimeter/terahertz-wave receiver technology Workshop December 15 to 17, 2014
Seiji Kameno Science with ALMA Extended Array Workshop TBA
Issei Yamamura ALMA Star Workshop -Mass Ejection Mechanism and Dust Formation- Workshop March 26 to 27, 2015
Kotaro Kohno ALMA sub-working group on galaxies (focusing on AGN and high-z) Seminar series October 20 to 21, 2014

2013 Second Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Bunyo Hatsukade ALMA Workshop (high-z galaxies/AGN) Workshop October 28, 2013
Tomoharu Oka New Era of the Studies of the Galactic Center with ALMA Workshop November 26 to 27, 2013
Tomoki Saito ALMA Deep Survey Workshop October 24, 2013

2013 First Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Satoki Matsushita Phase Compensation of ALMA Long-Baseline Data Workshop December 25 to 26, 2013
Hiroshi Imai ALMA Star Workshop Workshop October 22 to 23, 2013
Kazuya Saigo ALMA Sub-Working Group on Star Formation Seminar November 29, 2013
Akihiro Doi Study of AGN High Energy Phenomena with ALMA Seminar September 25 to 26, 2013
Masatoshi Ohishi The Universe and Life Seminar November 23, 2013

2012 Second Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Hideo Sagawa Observations of Solar System Objects in ALMA Early Science Operations Seminar April 22, 2013
Akihiko Hirota Nearby galaxies with ALMA: ISM, Star Formation, and Galactic Dynamics Seminar September 30, 2013
Bunyo Hatsukade ALMA Sub-Working Group on Galaxies (focusing on AGN and high-z) Seminar October 28, 2013
Tohru Nagao Basic Observables to be Obtained in ALMA Submillimeter Observations and their Properties Workshop February 25 to 26, 2013
Ryo Yamazaki ALMA Observations of Supernovas and Supernova Remnants Workshop May 23, 2013
Masatoshi Ohishi Relation between the Universe and Life to be Explored by ALMA Seminar March 14, 2013
Hideo Matsuhara New Development of Infrared Galaxy Research in Distant/Nearby Universes with ALMA Workshop March 26 to 27, 2013

2012 First Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Akihiro Doi Study of AGN High Energy Phenomena with ALMA Seminar June 6 ,2012
Bunyo Hatsukade ALMA sub-working group on galaxies (focusing on AGN and high-z) Seminar June 12 ,2012
Tomoya Hirota New Science Explored by Milli-arcsecond High Spatial Resolution Observation Seminar June 7 ,2012
Hideyuki Izumiura Study of Stars and ISM during ALMA Early Science Operations Workshop June 11 to 12
Kotaro Kohno New Trends in Radio Astronomy in ALMA Era: 30th Anniversary of NRO Workshop December 3-8, 2012
Nario Kuno Study of ISM and Star Formation in Nearby Galaxies by ALMA Seminar June 27
Makoto Miyoshi Galactic Center Explosions 2013 and ALMA Seminar TBD
Masatoshi Ohishi The Universe and Life Seminar June 21 ,2012
Kazuya Saigo ALMA Sub-Working Group on Star Formation Seminar June 29
Masumi Shimojo ALMA Workshop on Solar Observations Seminar September 4, October 3
Takashi Tsukagoshi Observations of Protoplanetary Disks during ALMA Early Science Operations Seminar May 24, 2012
Ryo Yamazaki ALMA Observations of Supernovas and Supernova Remnants Workshop June 1 to 2

2011 Second Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Hideo Sagawa Observations of Solar System Objects in ALMA Early Science Seminar February 14
Masatoshi Ohishi Relation between the universe and life to be explored by ALMA Seminar January 21

2011 First Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Toshikazu Onishi ALMA sub-working group on star formation Seminar series December 14
Takayuki Muto Observations of protoplanetary disks in the ALMA Early Science Operation phase Seminar series May 21, November 17
Hiroyuki Maezawa Workshop on millimeter/terahertz-wave receiver technology Workshop November 18 to19
Kotaro Kohno ALMA sub-working group on galaxies (focusing on AGN and high-z) Seminar series May 31, June 21
Akiko Kawamura Study of the ISM properties and star formation activities in the Local Group galaxies by ALMA Seminar series November 22
Hideyuki Izumiura ALMA Star Workshop Workshop June 23 to 24
Tomoya Hirota Development of new science at milli- arcsec spatial resolution Seminar series June 1

2010 Second Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Masatoshi Ohishi Relation between the universe and life to be explored by ALMA Seminar To be held in FY2011
Tomoka Tosaki Observations of nearby galaxy during the ALMA Early Science Operations: Is it ready? Workshop February 10,2011
Takashi Noguchi Workshop on the development of low-noise receiver in the millimeter/terahertz waves Workshop November 14 to16

2010 First Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Akiko Kawamura Study of the Magellanic System and M33 by ALMA Seminar October 27
Takashi Tsukagoshi Discussion on protoplanetary disk observations toward the ALMA Early Science Operations Seminar October 28,Nobember 22,2010 January 5,January31,2011
Kotaro Kohno ALMA sub-working group on galaxies (focusing on high-z) Seminar January 17,2011
Hideyuki Izumiura Stellar Studies during the ALMA Early Science Operations Workshop January 31 to February 1,2011
Toshikazu Onishi ALMA sub-working group on star formation Seminar December 15
Nobuo Arimoto Birth of the universe, galaxies, stars, planets and life Workshop September 29 to October 1

2009 Second Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
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2009 First Semester

Applicant Title Style Date
Kotaro Kohno Strategy and Observation Proposal toward Early Science Operations Workshop December 18 to 19
Hideyuki Izumiura New phase of Study on Late-type Star Evolution with ALMA Workshop December 7 to 8
Toshikazu Onishi Study of Star Formation with ALMA Seminar December 1
Munetake Momose Considerations of Protoplanetary Disk Observations Seminar August 6
Ray Furuya Massive star formation and ALMA; What is our mission? Workshop July 16 to 17

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